Ray Stevens is Global Head of Talent Management at State Street and oversees a team responsible for succession planning, talent reviews, rotational development programs, assessments, coaching, mentoring, and more. He is the key liaison from the Talent Development & Learning team to State Street’s Talent Marketplace, which upskills and reskills talent to take on new, internal positions. Until recently, Ray served as VP, Corporate Learning, leading a team which partners with business leaders to understand their needs and provide broadscale learning solutions around the world.
Ray’s deep background in talent development and learning in the financial, insurance, and retail industries has helped organizations thrive during change and challenging situations including transformation, offshoring, and COVID-19. His HR experience encompasses business partnership, performance management, employee training, management/executive development, recruitment strategies, onboarding, employee engagement surveys, HR technology, and employee communications.
Ray serves on the Steering Committee for the New Talent Management Network Boston City Group, and lives in central MA. He enjoys being active when outdoors and checking out new movies and streaming series when indoors.